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Boots now giving VAT discounts at airports – but you'll need to show your boarding pass

Airport customers travelling outside the EU can now claim a discount at Boots on items priced £5 or more

Anti-waste charity calls for review into 'use by' dates on frequently wasted food

'Use by' dates on food and drink such as milk and yogurt could be downgraded to 'best before' dates to prevent wastage

Catalogue brands to refund 300,000 shoppers for near-worthless insurance

More than 300,000 Ace and Studio shoppers are in line for refunds after they were flogged near-useless insurance

Craft Channel customers left reeling over missing orders – your rights

Orders from the shopping channel have failed to arrive amid a change of ownership, with viewers feeling strung along

Free tool to stop impulse buys online launched

Shoppers who struggle to resist online sales and then later regret making purchases can download a free tool to help

Bargain hunters slam retailers over cancelled Black Friday orders – refunds available but discounts may disappear

Black Friday shoppers have criticised retailers after payments were made for orders that were later cancelled

House of Fraser fined for misleading customers last Christmas

House of Fraser has been fined £40,000 for misleading Christmas shoppers last year

Black Friday deals not always as good as they seem – do your homework before bagging a 'bargain'

Shoppers have been warned not to get suckered into paying more than they need to this Black Friday

Black Friday deals often cheaper at other times – compare prices before you buy

Bargain hunters should beware that Black Friday deals don’t always represent the best possible value

American Apparel UK goes into administration – your gift card, return and refund rights

Customers are now unable to use their gift cards or get refunds for returned items

Online retailer price-fixing under scrutiny in Black Friday build-up

Online sellers have been reminded they face "serious consequences" for fixing prices with their competitors

Users of cashback app Shopitize furious after being locked out of 'linked' accounts

Users of cashback app Shopitize have had their accounts deactivated amid accusations they had created multiple accounts

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